CALGARY, Aug. 8 /CNW/ - The Alberta Securities Commission (ASC) has
extended its interim cease trade order issued against several Lethbridge-area
businesses and salespersons. The order will remain in effect against Alberta
numbered corporations operating as Front Row Tickets, Front Row Events and
S & I Holdings, as well as the principal of Front Row Tickets, Jason Allen
Hunt, Beaune Investments Ltd., and several salespersons -- Sam Sakai Tamura,
Anthony Pittarelli, Giovanna Campanelli-Pittarelli, Robert Claire Pilling,
Justin David Beaune, Daniel Neil McLeod, and David Dee Kearl -- until
September 12, 2007 unless further extended by subsequent order.
The interim cease trade order prohibits all trading in securities of
Front Row Tickets and also prohibits all of these parties from trading in any
securities or relying on any exemptions, with one exception for trades
conducted through a registered representative. A further hearing has been
scheduled at 8:30 am on September 12, 2007 to determine whether the interim
cease trade order should be further extended.
A copy of the interim cease trade order, the extension order, and the
Notice of Hearing outlining the allegations are available on the ASC website
The ASC encourages anyone with information regarding trading of
securities of Front Row Tickets, to report this information to the ASC by
calling the ASC's toll-free Public Inquiries office line at 1-877-355-4488.
The ASC is the regulatory agency responsible for administering the
province's securities laws. It is entrusted to foster a fair and efficient
capital market in Alberta and to protect investors. As a member of the
Canadian Securities Administrators, the ASC works to improve, coordinate and
harmonize the regulation of Canada's capital markets.
For further information:
For further information: For Media Inquiries: Tamera Van Brunt,
Director, Communications and Investor Education, (403) 297-2664; For Investor
Inquiries: ASC Public Inquiries, (403) 297-4296, Toll Free 1-877-355-4488